- Sen. Ted Cruz
Press Release on NV AG Adam Laxalt Endorsement
|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE||Rick Tyler|
|News Release||Catherine Frazier|
|January 13, 2016|
Nevada AG Adam P. Laxalt Endorses Ted
Cruz for President
Laxalt will serve as Chairman of the Cruz campaign in Nevada
HOUSTON, Texas – Today, the Ted Cruz
for President campaign announced that Cruz has received the endorsement of
Nevada’s leading elected conservative and Iraq War veteran, Attorney
General Adam P. Laxalt. Nevada’s caucuses take place on Tuesday,
February 23rd, and Laxalt has agreed to take on the role as Nevada
Chairman of the Cruz for President campaign.
“I am truly honored to receive Adam’s endorsement,” said Cruz. “Adam has proven himself to be a great leader for Nevada. He is a principled conservative who has a great respect for our Constitution and the rule of law. Our campaign to reignite the promise of America has earned the support of thousands of courageous conservatives in Nevada, and Adam taking charge as our campaign chairman in the Silver State adds great momentum.”
Laxalt is widely considered to be the top conservative in Nevada. He becomes chairman of the Nevada operation, which continues to gain the backing of conservatives throughout the state. Cruz has enlisted a grassroots organization consisting of congressional representative chairs in Nevada, as well as county chairs for all 17 Nevada counties, and 25 city/town chairs. In addition, the Nevada campaign has enlisted hundreds of precinct chairs and thousands of volunteers, donors and supporters.